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Assisted Living in Provo, UT

The average cost of assisted living in the city is $2,898 a month. This guide is a starting point covering the cost of assisted living care in the city, as well as financing options to pay for it. You’ll find in-depth information on 4 assisted living facilities in Provo and 30 in surrounding areas.

The Cost of Senior Care in Provo, UT

  • Assisted Living: $2,898
  • Nursing Home Care: $6,083
  • In-home Care: $4,191
  • Adult Day Health Services: $1,712

Courtyard at Jamestown Assisted Living

3352 North 100 East
Provo, UT

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6 Reviews
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6 Reviews
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Offering spacious accommodations and an incredible atmosphere, Courtyard at Jamestown provides both independent and assisted living and memory care options to Provo seniors.

Cove Point Retirement

1988 N Cove Point Ln
Provo, UT

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1 Review
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1 Reviews
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Cove Point has been meeting the needs of seniors for over twenty-five years. We strive to make this a real home for our residents, one where they feel independent, respected and cared for. At Cove Point, you can have the…

Legacy Village of Provo

4146 N University Ave
Provo, UT

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1 Review
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1 Reviews
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Located in a vibrant residential neighborhood near country clubs and premier medical care, Legacy Village of Provo offers assisted living and memory care with a personal touch, enabling older adults to live with dignity and independence.

Provo Assisted Living

462 S 900 E St
Provo, UT

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Starting at XXXX per month

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Provo Assisted Living is a community that provides a caring and comfortable homes for seniors who needs assistance but do not require intensive, 24-hour medical care.

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Reviews of Provo Assisted Living Facilities

Courtyard at Jamestown Assisted Living

Review by GP | Consumer

My dad has been in Courtyard since the end of April, and for the most part, we're happy with it. The staff is nice, the food is excellent, and they have a lot of activities for the residents, including trips to different places. They should have a level between assisted living and memory care because the residents ther...

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Courtyard at Jamestown Assisted Living

Review by Neil | Consumer

I was very impressed with Courtyard at Jamestown. It was extremely nice. My mother was very impressed also. The staff seemed very capable and ready to take care of all the people that live there. They have anything a person would want. For example, if your mother wants to get her hair done, they have a shuttle bus that...

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Courtyard at Jamestown Assisted Living

Review by DC | Consumer

Courtyard at Jamestown is a first-rate place and that's where we probably want to go. It's really well managed. We were very impressed. There were a lot of amenities. We have three friends that are there and the way they serve their food, the activities they have, and the living environment is just really first rate. W...

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Courtyard at Jamestown Assisted Living

Review by A Visitor | Consumer

Courtyard at Jamestown impressed me the most of all of the places I visited. I liked it. I met some people there, and they loved it. The person who gave me the tour was exceptional. She called me several times to see how I was doing. They were more attentive and interested in me. They had a beauty parlor and went to th...

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Courtyard at Jamestown Assisted Living

Review by Norene | Consumer

We visited Courtyard at Jamestown and we’re on a waiting list. It was great and we really felt good there. The meals are excellent and they have a very good chef. The rooms are very nice, they have a lot of activities, they have a family center where you can do genealogy, and our friends are very interested in that. Th...

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Courtyard at Jamestown Assisted Living

Review by Kent | Consumer

I was impressed with Courtyard at Jamestown. I was able to speak to some other people who lived there, and they seemed happy, so it sounded great to me. It was very clean, had modern amenities, and it looked like they'd be comfortable. They have on-site nursing staff, a barber and beauty salon, and laundry services. It...

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Map of Provo Assisted Living Facilities

Assisted Living Costs in Provo

The Genworth 2018 Cost of Care survey shows that seniors living in assisted living facilities in Provo pay an average of $2,898 per month for their care, which is less than the national ($4,000) and state ($3,350) averages. The cost of assisted living in Provo is the lowest in the state and $1,702 per month less than in Salt Lake City. In the Logan area, assisted living costs just $52 more per month than in Provo, while in the St. George and the Ogden areas, it’s $602 and $995 more expensive, respectively. 

The Cost of Assisted Living in Surrounding Areas

Care Cost Comparison

The cost of senior living in Provo can differ quite a bit depending on the type of care required. Nursing homes offer the most expensive type of long-term senior care in the city with an average cost of $6,083 per month. That’s about $1,500 more than home health aide services and about $1,800 more than the cost of hiring a homemaker. Assisted living is the least expensive type of round-the-clock, long-term care in Provo at $2,898 per month.

Senior Care Cost Comparison Chart

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Provo

Medicaid in Utah

The Medicaid program in Utah provides health care services to families and individuals who are unable to afford coverage on their own. The program provides medical services for almost half a million elderly and disabled people. Some of the services covered by Utah Medicaid include primary care, prescription medications, medical devices, emergency transportation, hospital  and mental health services. Although the cost of assisted living isn’t covered under the state plan, there are Medicaid options in place to help seniors access this type of long-term care. 

Seniors in Utah seeking Medicaid care under the state plan must meet the following requirements:

  • U.S. citizenship or permanent residency
  • Live in Utah full time
  • A maximum monthly income of $1,041 ($1,372 for married couples)
  • No more than $2,000 in countable assets ($3,000 for married couples) 

Medicaid considers all income sources when determining seniors’ eligibility for coverage; however, some assets are exempt. These include the applicant’s home and its furnishings, one vehicle, burial plots and personal belongings. 

Provo seniors can apply for Medicaid online, or call the Utah Department of Health at (866) 435-7414 for more information about the application process. 

New Choices Waiver Program

The New Choices waiver program helps seniors who want to transition from a nursing home or hospital to an assisted living facility or their own home. It provides financial assistance to help with the cost of transitional services, such as transportation and counseling. It also pays for assisted living or home care services. 

To qualify for the New Choices waiver, applicants need to be at least 65 years old and residing in a nursing home or hospital when they submit their application. Applicants can’t earn more than $2,313 per month and must meet the Medicaid program’s asset requirements. 

To apply for this waiver, seniors can call the Utah Medicaid help desk at (800) 662-9651.

Aging Waiver

Utah’s Aging waiver provides services to seniors to delay the need for care in a nursing home. It pays for services provided in a senior’s own home or assisted living facility. Covered benefits include skilled nurse visits, assisted living care and nonemergency transportation. 

To qualify, applicants must be a minimum of 65 years of age and fully eligible for Utah Medicaid. They also must undergo a comprehensive assessment to confirm they require a nursing home level of care but are able to live safely outside a skilled nursing facility. 

To apply, seniors can contact the Division of Aging and Adult Services at (801) 538-3910.

Other Financial Assistance Programs for Assisted Living

Optional State Supplement

Utah’s Optional State Supplement is paid in cash to Provo residents who receive federal Supplemental Security Income benefits. These two benefits are combined and issued once per month. The OSS exists to help those with limited resources pay for care and expenses not covered by Medicaid. 

To qualify for this benefit, applicants need to be at least 65 years of age or disabled or blind, have $771 or less in monthly income and a maximum of $2,000 in countable assets. 

To apply OSS or SSI benefits, seniors can contact the Social Security Administration at (800) 772-1213.

Long-Term Care Insurance

Long-term care insurance helps seniors pay for care services when they’re needed. Most LTC insurance providers require senior citizens to purchase a policy while they’re in relatively good health and before the need for assisted living or nursing home care exists. Prices and terms of LTC policies vary depending on the provider, deductible, amount of insurance purchased and health and age of the applicant. 

Seniors who require assistance understanding their long-term care insurance options can call Elderlife Financial Services at (888) 228-4500.

Assisted Living Resources in Provo

Senior Center in Provo

The Provo Recreation Center offers a variety of low-cost or free senior programs and activities. Some of the available programs include luncheons, discovery tours and senior dances and parties. Additionally, the center provides fitness classes as well as classes that teach seniors to use mobile phones and computers. 

Provo Recreation Center
320 W. 500 N., Provo, UT 84601
(801) 852-6600

Area Agency on Aging

The Mountainland Area Agency on Aging in nearby Orem serves senior citizens in Provo and the surrounding areas. Programs offered include mobility assistance, services coordination, respite care, mental health services and caregiver training. 

Mountainland Area Agency on Aging
586 E. 800 N., Orem, UT 84097
(801) 229-3804

Veterans Affairs

Senior citizens who’ve served in the U.S. military are eligible for health care and other benefits provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Seniors in the Provo area can schedule an appointment at the city’s Vet Center with a Veterans Services officer to file claims or apply for benefits, including health care, disability and Veterans Aid and Attendance, which may help to cover costs associated with long-term care. Those seeking medical attention can visit the Orem VA Clinic to access primary care and mental health services.

Provo Vet Center
360 S. State St. Bldg C Ste. 103, Orem, UT 84058
(801) 377-1117

Orem VA Clinic
1443 W. 800 N. Ste. 302, Orem, UT 84057
(801) 225-0953

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